Dorsal Striatum

The dorsal striatum, corpus striatum or striated body is a compound structure in the brain, consisting of the caudate nucleus, and the lentiform nucleus (which consists of the putamen and the globus pallidus). It is a pair of nuclear masses that form the basal ganglia, along with the subthalamic nucleus and the substantia nigra.

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Organization - Anatomical Subdivisions - Dorsal Striatum
... The dorsal striatum forms a continuous and large mass, topographically separated by the internal capsule into The caudate (medially) The putamen (laterally) The fundus (ventrally), linking the caudate ... The dorsal striatum is a single entity closed and continuous ... However, the observable anatomical subdivisions of the dorsal striatum (caudate nucleus and putamen) essentially induced by the internal capsule do not completely overlap ...
Anterior White Commissure
... the spinal cord (TA 14.1.02, GA 9.749) External, dorsal Posterior median sulcus · Posterolateral sulcus Grey matter/ Rexed laminae I–VI Posterior horn I Marginal nucleus · II Substantia gelatinosa ... DRG) → 2° (Posterior thoracic nucleus → Dorsal/posterior spinocerebellar tract → ICP → Cerebellar vermis) upper limb → 1° (muscle spindles → DRG) → 2° (Accesso ...
Ventral Posterolateral Nucleus - Additional Images
... fasciculus → AN, Stria terminalis → Amygdala, Dorsal longitudinal fasciculus → SC Pituitary Posterior is diencephalon, but anterior is glandular ... spindles → DRG) → 2° (Posterior thoracic nucleus → Dorsal/posterior spinocerebellar tract → ICP → Cerebellar vermis) upper limb → 1° (mus ...
Dorsal Striatum - Anatomy
... A part of the dorsal striatum is imbedded in the white substance of the hemisphere, and is therefore external to the ventricle it is termed the extraventricular portion, or the lentiform ... The dorsal striatum has received its name from the striped appearance presented by a section of its anterior part, in consequence of diverging white fibers mixed with the gray substance that ...